Somewhere between Elk City (Birthplace of Jimmy Webb — you Wichita Lineman, etc.) and Sayre , OK, we saw this wonderfully restored former gas station — now tourist center:
Adjacent to the main building is a diner which was once visited by Elvis Presley:
The diner today:
The diner yesterday:
Commemorate the Elvis visit:
Then we saw another gas station:
Soon we passed through Erick to Texas. It was on to Amarillo as we followed the route of George and Marty:
As we entered Groom we saw the Leaning Water Tower (yup, just like Pisa):
Outside Groom we found the Cadillac Ranch– 10 classic Cadillacs are buried fins up — in 1974. People spray paint graffiti on the cars:
This is really the middle of nowhere. Then we saw the world’s most crooked water tower in Britten:
So many novelty items. I’m getting dizzy from everything we’ve seen.
Don’t have much time in Texas.
So Amarillo here we come!